Meet the team

Orthodontists

Maria Wu

Specialist Orthodontist

GDC number: 105044

BDS (Madrid)

D.Orth (Seville)

PhD. Orthodontist (Seville)

Maria was born and raised in Seville, Spain. She obtained her Dental Surgery degree at Alfonso X el Sabio University, Madrid in 2005. She moved to England to work as a general dentist combined with studying a Certificate in Orthodontics by Ghnatos Foundation in Madrid in 2006.

In 2008 she completed her orthodontic training in the Advanced Program in Orthodontics for International Dentists at New York University College of Dentistry, USA. After that, she obtained her Diploma in Advance Studies in Orthodontics at Seville University in 2010. She obtained her European PhD in Orthodontics in May 2014 by University of Seville.

She moved to Newcastle in April 2012 to join the Windmill-Indental Orthodontic team ands he became a partner of the practice in 2015.

Maria is a specialist orthodontist with strong interest in new orthodontic technology such as lingual Incognito braces, Invisalign and more cosmetic orthodontic techniques.

She teaches at the Master’s Degree in Advanced Orthodontics at the European University of Madrid.

Maria is a member of the European Orthodontic Society (EOS) and World Federation of Orthodontics (WFO) and she goes to regular national and international meetings and courses to update with the latest technology and techniques to provide the highest quality to her patients.

In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, travelling around the world, scuba diving, playing tennis and skiing.

Management

Sharon Hill

Manager

GDC number: 128081

Qual - Cert in Dental Surgery Assissting NEBDSA 1993

Dip Orth Therapy RCS Edin 2013

BDA Education Certificate in Radiography 2014

Sharon qualified as a Dental Nurse in July 1993. She then travelled and worked overseas and has worked in the Middle East as a Dental Nurse and Practice Manager for over 10 years. She then went on to study at the University of Cental Lancashire and gained her Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy, with Merit in July 2013. She is now working full time as a Therapist and Practice Manager.

Therapists

Sharon Hill

Orthodontic Therapist

GDC number: 128081

Qual - Cert in Dental Surgery Assissting NEBDSA 1993

Dip Orth Therapy RCS Edin 2013

BDA Education Certificate in Radiography 2014

Nurses

Jacqueline Mason

Nurse

GDC number: 145694

Qual - Cert in Dental Surgery Assisting NEBDSA 1993

BDA Education Certificate in Dental Radiography Nov 2017

Donna McIntyre

Nurse

GDC number: 150306

NEBDN Nov 1999

Kim McDermott

Nurse

GDC number: 198150

NVQ Level 3 Dental Nursing 2010

Suzanne Lucas

Nurse

GDC number: 269861

National Diploma in Dental Nursing NEBDN 2017